WATCH: Countdown to 51st Gold Coast Sports Star Awards

Gold Coast athletes will be recognised for their achievements at the 51st Gold Coast Sports Star Awards on Thursday 21 February 2019.

Six major awards will be announced at the gala event at the Southport Sharks Event Centre, as well as inductions into the Gold Coast Sporting Hall of Fame.

Gold Coast Sports Ambassador Wayne Bartholomew OA told myGC it was important to honour our athletes and continue the legacy of the awards.


“There are so many great athletes based here on the Gold Coast. We had the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games here and there was so many great winners and gold medallists and people who broke records. We’ve also got a lot of state, national and world champions in the area,” he said.

“Nominations this year are outstanding. It will be very hotly contested.”

Voting is still open for the 1029 Hot Tomato & myGC People’s Choice Award for the 2018 Gold Coast Team of the Year. Read about the four finalists below and cast your vote today here. Voting will remain open until midnight on Sunday 17 February.

The 2019 Gold Coast Sports Star of the Year Awards will be held on February 21 2019 at the Southport Sharks Event Centre. For more information, visit: